Chanoyu meaning

chänô-yo͝o
A traditional Japanese tea ceremony in which matcha is prepared and presented.
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Origin of chanoyu

  • Japanese cha no yu cha tea (from a Chinese source, perhaps Early Mandarin tʂhaá) (also the source of Mandarin chá) (from Middle Chinese drƐː) (perhaps ultimately a borrowing of a word in a Tibeto-Burman language of southwest China derived from Proto-Tibeto-Burman la leaf) (also the source of Burmese lə-) (in lə-phak tea) no possessive particle yu hot water

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • Japanese 茶の湯 (ちゃのゆ, cha no yu)

    From Wiktionary